5 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Chicago
Fly:  12 h 15 min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  12 h 15 min
End: Chicago

3
nights
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Step out of Helsinki to go to Espoo and see Nuuksio National Park, which is approximately 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, make a trip to Senate Square, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki travel route planner.

Chicago, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 8 hours. In December in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 37°F during the day and 27°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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